PureCycle Technologies, Inc. announced a signed memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Mitsui & Co., Ltd., as a first step to developing and operating a recycling facility in Japan to transform polypropylene (PP) waste into Ultra-Pure Recycled Polypropylene (UPRP).
Giant Eagle, Inc.?announced the launch of a new initiative to grow its Giant Eagle Marketplace eCommerce channel with a greater assortment of new and emerging products. Giant Eagle will look to accelerate and scale product sourcing for this initiative by partnering with RangeMe, the industry standard online product discovery platform for retailers and suppliers.
OTHRStore, an eCommerce platform and support services platform created to help underrepresented brands grow and thrive, announced it has expanded its ecosystem of services and is actively adding additional brands to its platform.??
Sweegen is expanding its extensive sweetener portfolio in early 2022 with the zero-calorie, high-intensity sweetener?brazzein. The product was developed in collaboration with long-term innovation partner Conagen, which has scaled it to commercial production.
Cresicor, a consumer packaged goods (CPG) trade promotion management (TPM) platform startup, announced they have raised $5.6 Million in seed funding led by Costanoa Ventures with participation from Torch Capital.
Over the years Iron Heart has become a team comprised of prominent industry leaders and operational experts. Thanks to this team, they have been able to expand their co-packing network through securing partnerships with additional production facilities and installing higher throughput abilities.
SOMIC America has reached an agreement to provide GOYA Foods with a proprietary, retail-ready end-of-line packaging machine. The deal was announced on opening day of PACK Expo Las Vegas, which run for three-days at the Las Vegas Convention Center.?
As demand for sustainable packaging continues to grow, Tetra Pak has expanded production of aseptic cartons made with sugarcane-based polyethylene (PE) coatings to their Denton, Texas converting plant. The cartons incorporating plant-based PE will come with a plant-based cap, also derived from sugarcane.
Oregon Fruit Products?LLC?has announced Lime Fruit in Hand, a fast and easy way for the foodservice world to create real, tart lime beverages such as limeade and margaritas. Made with real Key limes, Lime Fruit in Hand comes frozen and ready to mix as a 5+1 concentrated base for limeades.
FoodTech and agriTech start-up CarobWay, Ltd. is bringing carob from the Bible to the modern table as a super-nutritious, highly sustainable food crop. The company cultivates locally grown carob trees to boost carob-based product development.
Finally, a solution for growing coffee brands wanting to maintain or improve the quality and control of their products. From sourcing to packing, Coffee Support helps keep the craft in coffee at any scale.
Eat Beyond Global Holdings Inc., an investment issuer focused on the global plant-based and alternative food sector, announced that its portfolio company, Singapore and U.S. based Turtletree Labs Pte. Ltd. ("TurtleTree") will be working with Virginia-based Solar Biotech to rapidly and sustainably scale production of its cell-based milk.
Dimensional Insight is the leading provider of analytics, data management, and performance management solutions in the beverage alcohol industry, and is now extending its award-winning capabilities to serve the needs of the emerging cannabis industry.
As the "clean label" trend thrives in many consumer product categories, Massachusetts-based biotech Conagen announced the launch of a natural preservative, p-Coumaric Acid (PCA). Conagen's PCA is made by fermentation and expands the natural preservatives offered by its commercialization partner Blue California.